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2013-05-28 23:24:44

Contract includes the Oracle Financial Accounting Hub for the Bureau of Public Debt. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 The Bureau of Public Debt Administrative Resource Center awarded BroadPoint Technologies an Oracle Federal Financials (OFF) R12 Development Support Services contract as part of the Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) established in 2012. This BPA Call award has been made to BroadPoint to fulfill the requirement for the OFF R12 Development Support including the Oracle...

2011-07-13 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bureau of the Public Debt announced today that as of January 1, 2012, paper savings bonds will no longer be sold at financial institutions. This action, which supports the U.S. Department of the Treasury's goal to increase the number of electronic transactions with citizens and businesses, will save American taxpayers approximately $70 million over the first five years. But savings bonds, introduced in 1935, are not going away. Electronic...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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